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do i have to cut

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by taco_man, Oct 4, 2009.

  1. taco_man

    taco_man [OP] Well-Known Member

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    do i have to cut into my crossmember if i have a prerunner and want to do the procomp stage i 6 inch?
     
  2. johnecon2001

    johnecon2001 Well-Known Member

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    Yes.
    If you did the Total Chaos or Camburg lift spindles though, you would have a straight bolt on lift.
     
  3. taco_man

    taco_man [OP] Well-Known Member

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    but doesnt that only give me 4 inches of lift??? and what other components would i need to get the truck level? just blocks in the rear?
     
  4. tim920

    tim920 Never seen Forest Gump

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    Under 2K for approximately a 6 inch kit?

    Maybe after market UCA's?

    Just a thought.

    I was thinking about doing this but then I found out spindles can't be put on a 4x4.
     
  5. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    you can get the spindles and get 4", then get up to another 3 inches of lift from your coilovers. very easy.
    do prerunners even have a crossmember? i thought that was only 4x4s
     
  6. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Why would the cross member need to be cut, if there is no diff in the front?
     
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    taco_man [OP] Well-Known Member

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    okay so now im confused... do i need to cut or no?
     
  8. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    No.
     
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    ColtsTRD .....

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    Nope...4x4's only :)
     
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  11. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    The only reason the cross member needs to be cut, is to lower the front diff, and give it clearance. No front diff = not nessesary to cut the crossmember. The added crossmember simply bolts under the existing one.
     
  12. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    John...Scrol down the instructions:
    http://www.explorerprocomp.com/PDFs/is/57096.pdf

    You will see in large Type:

    [FONT=TimesNewRoman,BoldItalic][FONT=TimesNewRoman,BoldItalic]
    IMPORTANT: IT IS
    NOT NECESSARY TO
    CUT FRAME FOR
    2WD KIT​
    INSTALLATION
    [/FONT][/FONT]
     
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    well i guess that solves it
     
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    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    fist bump for chris. haha
     
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    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Thats Right! 4WD or GTFO!




    :p
     
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